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POCUS on the Peds Side: A World of Its Own

Point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) has been a topic of great interest, debate, and promise over the last few decades.

Growth of PEM POCUS Online Collaboratives & Resources

Chair's Letter

Participate in EM Wellness Week 2024

EMS Day at the Museum: 50 Years and Thriving

New CMS Portal for Reporting of EMTALA Violations

Congress Introduces ACEP-Developed Due Process Legislation

New State Legislative Dashboard Highlights Chapter Advocacy Activities

ACEP, Other Physicians Urge Supreme Court to Uphold EMTALA as Arguments Were Heard on Federal-State Conflict Over Emergency Abortions

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome

Members Can Practice EM Freely as FTC Votes to Ban Non-Compete Clauses

New Virginia Law Requires Physician at All Hospital Emergency Departments

Action Day as LAC24 Attendees Meet with Members of Congress

When Emergency Physicians Regularly Fear Violence at Work, It’s Past Time for Change

Hot Issues in EM Fill the Day at LAC24

LAC Kicks Off with Personalized Leadership Training for Women, Young Physicians

ACEP Stands with MCEP in Supporting Emergency Physicians

CMS Proposal Includes ACEP-Developed Measures for Geriatric Care

Updated CMS Guidance on Informed Consent Does Not Apply to Emergency Care

ACEP Statement on a Diverse Emergency Physician Workforce

Anesthesiologist, Emergency Physician and Radiologist Groups Maintain Support for Texas Medical Association Challenge to Flawed No Surprises Act Implementation

Emergency Physicians Call on Congress to Help Stop Violence in Health Care

Statement on the Emergency Medicine Match Results

Risk of Cerebral Hemorrhage with Lytics and Anti-Amyloid Drugs

The Social EM Dilemma: The tension between a central EM mission and limited ED resources

Clinical Ultrasound Fellowship Application Kit

Change Healthcare Cyberattack

Key Aspects in the Management of TBI in the ED to Minimize Secondary Injury

ECMO in Trauma: Expanding Indications

Acute Liver Failure Case

Emergency Physicians Call Out Bad Insurer Behavior, Request Immediate Enforcement

Probing the Literature National Journal Club: Ultrasonography in Sepsis

Probing the Literature National Journal Club: A Novel Approach to US-Guided Thoracostomy

Transcranial Doppler in the Emergency Department: A Clinical Application and Quick Reference

Sono Hot Seat

ACEP Critical Care Subcommittee Update

Emerging Ultrasound Technology: Sonothrombolysis in the treatment of acute ST-elevation MI

ACEP Provides Feedback on CMS Boarding Measure

ACEP EUS Industry Round Table Subcommittee Update

Creating a 3D Printed US Lightsaber

Emerging Technology Subcommittee Update

Is Your Ultrasound Machine [QR] Coding? Use QR Codes To Report & Solve Machine Issues

ACEP Urges Congress to Support Physician Mental Health, Pediatric Emergency Care

ACEP First Look: CMS Data on Federal IDR Process Under the No Surprises Act

Exploring and Leveraging Artificial Intelligence

Chair's Letter

The New Frontiers of Ultrasound

ACEP and AHA Host Congressional Briefing on ED Violence

Take A Deep Dive into Physician Unionization

Navigating MIPS Eligibility and Participation for 2023 and 2024

Frustrated by the Flawed Surprise Billing Process? Share Your Concerns Here

Merit Based Improvement Payment System (MIPS) 2024 Final Rule: Everything (else) you need to know about

Green Light for ACEP-Led Request to Form National Boarding Task Force

Pain Management and Addiction Medicine Section Fall Newsletter and Annual Meeting Minutes

ACEP to CMS: Consider the Boarding Crisis in Reporting Measures

ACEP Advocacy: Promoting Physician Leaders

ACEP Leaders Meet with DOJ Antitrust Department

EM-onomics: ACEP EMDI Economic Registry

Written version of ALS Presentation by Dr. Green and Attorney Fineman

ACEP Joins Yale in NIH Initiative to Combat Opioid Crisis

Cyber Attack Impacts Multiple Hospitals, ACEP Resources Help You Prepare in Case of Breach

Filling the Gaps in Emergency Medicine: A Transformative Journey at the ACEP Congress

2024 Physician Fee Schedule: ACEP Blunts Medicare Cuts

CUAP Management Award Winners 2023

ACEP's First Take from the Combined 2024 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and MACRA Quality Payment Program (QPP) Final Rule

Carcinoma – Winner of the 2023 Writing Award/Poetry Division

The Eye of the Storm – Winner of the 2023 Writing Award/Prose Division

Grieving Our Loss/Covid Self Portrait - Winner of the 2023 Visual Arts Award

A Brief History of Our Section

From the Chair

ACEP Leadership Sets Strong Example for Medical Specialty Organizations

POCUS 2-Minute Video Challenge

From the Editor

Letter from the Chair

MIPS 2024 Final Rule: Impact for CEDR and Participants

ACEP’s EMDI on the Road - Where’s Waldo

ACEP Urges CHRISTUS Spohn To Consider Multiple Workforce Factors in its Residency Closure Decision

ACEP is Working to Protect You on the Job

Specialized Lectures in Emergency Medicine

Yo ACEP, We Did It!

ACEP Leads National Summit on the Boarding Crisis

The Genicular Nerve Block for Knee Pain in the Emergency Department

HackED! ’23 – The Future of EM Innovation is Bright

ACEP Reaffirms Positions on Hyperactive Delirium

ACEP23 Exhibitor: Curvafix

ACEP23 Exhibitor: Butterfly

ACEP Names Dr. Aisha Terry as New President

New Poll: Alarming Number of Patients Would Avoid Emergency Care Because of Boarding Concerns

Message from the Chair – See you in Philly!

Fellows Corner

In Case You Missed It – Palliative Care in the Wilderness

Every Skillset Can Find a Home in Wilderness Medicine

Simulation Cases

Palliative Pulse - October 2023

EHRs and IKEA

EMRA Ultrasound Committee Update

Lessons Learned from a 20 Years Running Research POCUS Symposium

Sono Hot Seat with Frances Russell on POCUS Research Careers

Sono Hot Seat with Nova Panebianco on Multi-Disciplinary Clinical Ultrasound Fellowships

Sono Hot Seat with Arun Nagdev – On Innovation and Integration of Nerve Blocks

Chair’s Letter

Sono Hot Seat with Petra Duran-Gehring on the ACEP Emergency Ultrasound Management Course

Sono Hot Seat with Lori Stolz on POCUS Billing and Revenue Infrastructure

ACEP EUS Safety Subcommittee Update

Planning your Best Clinical Ultrasound Conference

Meet the Secretary Candidates

Cybersecurity in Healthcare: Lessons from Captain James T. Kirk

ACEP Advocacy Delivers a September to Remember

Dr. De La Cruz Invites You to the ACEP Toxicology Section's Meeting in Philadelphia

E-QUAL: Revolutionizing Emergency Care with Quality Improvement Initiatives

Updates from the Newsletter Editor and Secretary FECs Past, Present, and Potential

Emergency Care Improvement Act (SB 1964)

The No Surprises Act Debacle

Evaluation and Management of the Sexually Assaulted or Sexually Abused Patient 2nd Edition

ACEP Executive Director Shares Devastating Impact of Corporatization in Emergency Medicine

The Safety from Violence for Healthcare Employees (SAVE) Act

PEM POCUS Curriculum Toolbox

Emergency Medicine Data Institute Activities at Scientific Assembly

Commemorating National Physician Suicide Awareness Day

COVID-19 ED Management Tool Now Available, Updated

Take Your Ultrasound Program to the Next Level with CUAP

ACEP is the Feature Organization at the Digital Health Studio at CES 2023

ACEP Applauds Introduction of HANDS Act on International Overdose Awareness Day

GEDA Updates

ACEP23 Geriatric EM Section Meeting

ACEP23 Conference Within a Conference

Resident and Fellow Elections

Forensic Medicine Section Webinar "The Use of Alternate Light Sources to Diagnose Unseen Injury or Enhance Faint Bruising in the Strangled Patient"

HackED! ’23 – Stop Reacting, Start Driving

Unlocking Your Future: Navigating the 2022 MIPS Performance Feedback and 2024 Payment Adjustments

Emergency Physicians Call for Resources, Collaboration to Better Address Pediatric Mental Health

MIPS Ramps Up in 2024: Are you Ready?

Keeping Our Foot on the Gas: More Progress on Surprise Billing Pushback

Book Review: In the Blood

A Sticky Situation: The Delaware Latex Spill

Stinky Horn Mushroom (Phallus Impudicus) "I know it when I smell it"

ACEP Advocacy Heats Up in July

Message from the Chair + Life Fuel

Fellow's Corner

Strategies for Treating Heat Exhaustion in Remote Ultraendurance Races

What’s Old is New Again in the Wilderness

Journal Watch Article Interests

Protecting Public Safety Personnel through Standards and Verification

Starting a Tactical and Law-Enforcement SAEM Interest Group

“Sound arguments for the purchase and use of firearm suppressors” A Physician’s Perspective and Recommendations

Chair's Letter

Misconceptions Regarding Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome

ACEP Advocacy Leads to Funding Boost for ALTO, MAT Programs

EUFAC Update - Ultrasound Certification and Accreditation

Sono Hot Seat with Meghan Herbst: On Building a SonoGames Team

Sono Hot Seat with Bret Nelson: On Lecture Presentations and Career Development

Sono Hot Seat with Srikar Adhikari: On POCUS Research

BlockCamp: A One-Day Boot Camp to Teach Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks

Probing the Literature National Journal Club

Apply to be a Rising Star Speaker at ACEP23!

Common Coding and Billing Modifiers Used in POCUS

Letter to a Rising Ultrasound Fellow

Global POCUS Subcommittee Update

ACEP EUS Simulation Subcommittee Update

Up in Flames: Train Derailment in East Palestine, Ohio

JACEP Open Earns First Impact Factor

The Policy Perspective Interview at LAC 2023 with ACEP President Dr. Chris Kang and ACEP EMPHMP Section Chair, Dr. Jeff Wisniowski

ACEP Leadership & Advocacy Conference 2023 Recap

Sound Advice Winner 2022

Pulmonary Hypertension in the Pediatric Emergency Department

ACEP Can Help Advance EM Access, Training Around the Globe

MNACEP Calls for System Changes to Address Boarding Challenges

Section of Medical Humanities Writing and Visual Arts Awards

Emergency Medicine Legislation: Bringing Health Policy to the Bedside

Chair's Letter

The AEMUS Focused Practice Designation: Updates and Lessons Learned

Advanced Critical Care Echocardiography: An Expiring Pathway to Certification for Emergency Physicians

Advanced Echo Pocket Card Series #2: Diastolic Dysfunction

The Literature Canon Project: Behind the Curtains

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Research: Unlocking the Secrets to Productivity and Partnership

Sono Hot Seat with Chris Fox: On Departmental Leadership

Sono Hot Seat with Michael Blaivas: On Clinical Innovation and Artificial Intelligence in POCUS

ACEP EUS Critical Care Subcommittee Update

ACEP EUS Pediatric Subcommittee Update

ACEP EUS Resident Education Subcommittee Update

ACEP EUS Research Subcommittee Update

Updated: CMS Announces MIPS Relief

Legislative Update

2023 AMA CPT Documentation Guideline Changes for ED E/M Codes 99281-99285

From Ivy Clinicians 2023 State of the Emergency Medicine Employer Market

Smart Documentation and the Mystery of EM Lawsuits: What is our real risk?

ACEP Board and Council Candidates Finalized

Human Centered Design Thinking in the Emergency Department: Channeling the Chaos Together

PMAM Section Resolutions at the 2022 Council Meeting

ACEP Responds to a Congressional RFI on the Workforce

Welcome to the Emergency Medicine Family

Joint Statement on the Emergency Medicine 2023 Match Results

Palliative Pulse - March 2023

Save the date for International Activities at ACEP23!

Member Spotlights: Black History Month

Aid for Earthquake in Turkey and Syria

CPT Documentation Guidelines Update

Update on the No Surprises Act (NSA)

Comments Needed on Parental Leave Best Practices

Chair's Letter